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Eugene Bainbridge papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: L617

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of papers relating to Bainbridge's career in the Indiana State Senate. Included are correspondence, legislation, reports, and other papers relating to issues before the Indiana Senate, including public employee' and teacher' retirement funds, the highway department, reapportionment, development of port facilities (1969), abortion, and education reform and school financing (1965-1971); papers relating to Lake County issues before the Senate, including airport construction in the county; and election campaign material (1956-1972), including papers relating to his 1970 primary campaign for the U.S. Congress. Also included are business papers relating to the Bainbridge Supply Co. and Oil Dealers, Inc. (1960s); newspapers and scrapbooks relating to Indiana politics and Lake County.

Dates

  • 1953-1975

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Eugene Bainbridge (1911-1972) served four terms as a Democratic Indiana State Senator (1953-1961; 1965-1972) during which time he was also the secretary-treasurer of Oil Dealers, Inc. He served as director of the Indiana Department of Public Works between his two senate terms and was president of E.H. Bainbridge Supply Company during his second senate term.

Extent

11 Cubic Feet (10 cubic foot boxes; 1 medium oversize box; 1 small box)

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Stella Bainbridge on 1976/11/30.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Item List

Box 01 - Correspondences, 1953-1973

Folder 01 - Correspondences - Re: Matthew Welsh

Folder 02 - Correspondences - Molly Rucker (re: pollution)

Folder 03 - Correspondences - Marlin K. McDaniel (re: Bainbridge v. Aikens), 1969

Folder 04 - Correspondences - Tom Lemon

Folder 05 - Correspondences - David C. Leege, 1966

Folder 06 - Correspondences - Albert J. LaMere, 1967-1970

Folder 07 - Correspondences - Joseph Kotso, 1970

Folder 08 - Correspondences - Ed Kelly,1970

Folder 09 - Correspondences - Indiana port commission, maps and project outline, 1969

Folder 10 - Correspondences - Donald Greenough, 1970

Folder 11 - Correspondences - CES, 1970-1971

Folder 12 - Correspondences - attorney general, 1953-1958

Folder 13 - Correspondences - 1954 June - 1955 May

Folder 14 - Correspondences - 1955 June - Oct

Folder 15 - Correspondences - 1961 - 1967

Folder 16 - Correspondences - 1968

Folder 17 - Correspondences - 1969 Jan

Folder 18 - Correspondences - 1969 Jan 23-29

Folder 19 - Correspondences - 1969, Jan 30-31

Folder 20 - Correspondences - 1969, Feb 1-4

Folder 21 - Correspondences - 1969, Feb 5-6

Folder 22 - Correspondences - 1969, Feb 7-9

Folder 23 - Correspondences - 1969, Feb 10

Folder 24 - Correspondences - 1969, Feb 10

Folder 25 - Correspondences - 1969, Feb 11-19

Folder 26 - Correspondences - 1969, March - Dec

Folder 27 - Correspondences - 1969, March - Dec

Folder 28 - Correspondences - 1969

Folder 29 - Correspondences - 1970 Jan - Aug

Folder 30 - Correspondences - 1970 Sept - Dec

Folder 31 - Correspondences - 1971 Jan

Folder 32 - Correspondences - 1971 Feb 1-10

Folder 33 - Correspondences - 1971, Feb 11-16

Folder 34 - Correspondences - 1971 Feb 17

Folder 35 - Correspondences - 1971 Feb 18-22

Folder 36 - Correspondences - 1971 Feb 23-25

Folder 37 - Correspondences - 1971, Feb 26 - July

Folder 38 - Correspondences - 1972 - 1973 or N.D.

Box 02 - Election Material, 1960-1972

Folder 01 - Election - recapitulation, 1964-1966

Folder 02 - Election - recapitulation, 1966

Folder 03 - Election - recapitulation, 1968, May 7

Folder 04 - Election - recapitulation, 1968, Nov 8

Folder 05 - Election - recapitulation - dem, 1970 May 5

Folder 06 - Election - recapitulation - rep, 1970, May 5

Folder 07 - Election - canvassers’ sheets, 1967, May 2

Folder 08 - Election - canvassers’ sheets, 1964, May 5

Folder 09 - Election - canvassers’ sheets, 1971, May 4

Folder 10 - Election - canvassers’ sheets - rep, 1971, May 4

Folder 11 - Election - canvassers’ sheets, 1971, Nov 2

Folder 12 - Election - capitol comments, 1972 Jan

Folder 13 - Election - capitol comments, 1972 Feb 1-8

Folder 14 - Election - capitol comments, 1972 Feb 11-25

Folder 15 - Election - precinct organization - 01

Folder 16 - Election - precinct organization - 02

Folder 17 - Election - precinct organization - 03

Folder 18 - Election - precinct organization - 04

Folder 19 - Election - precinct organization - 05

Folder 20 - Election - election material - misc

Folder 21 - Election - election material - directories, and stats

Folder 22 - Election - election material - election analysis

Folder 23 - Election - election material - lobbyists

Folder 24 - Election - election material - correspondence, 1963-1972

Folder 25 - Election - election material - Bainbridge’s candidacy

Folder 26 - Election - election material - flyers

Folder 27 - Election - election materials - notes and receipts

Folder 28 - Election - election materials - endorsements

Folder 29 - Election - election materials - booklets and note cards

Folder 30 - Election - election materials - candidates

Folder 31 - Election - election materials - news clippings - 01

Folder 32 - Election - election materials - news clippings - 02

Folder 33 - Election - election materials - campaign, 1960

Folder 34 - Election - election materials - campaign, 1964

Folder 35 - Election - election materials - campaign, 1968

Folder 36 - Election - election materials - campaign, 1969

Folder 37 - Election - election materials - campaign, 1970

Folder 38 - Election - election materials - Lake City rep. primary, 1972

Box 03 - Oil Business, Public relations, 1960-1972

Folder 01 - Oil business - receipts, 1969-1971

Folder 02 - Oil business - booklets

Folder 03 - Oil business - misc.

Folder 04 - Oil business - ledger

Folder 05 - Oil business - ledger

Folder 06 - Oil business - black oak payroll notebook, 1969

Folder 07 - Oil business - personal development plans

Folder 08 - Oil business - lease and blueprints

Folder 09 - Oil business - armstrong tires, 1969

Folder 10 - Oil business - personal development plans, 1952

Folder 11 - Oil business - accounts receivable, 1968-1969

Folder 12 - Oil business - retail sales tax, 1963

Folder 13 - Oil business - claims for temporary dealer allowances, 1967

Folder 14 - Oil business - Exxon annual report, 1973

Folder 15 - Oil business - international business

Folder 16 - Oil business - conoco, 1967

Folder 17 - Oil business - reports, 1965-1971

Folder 18 - Oil business - correspondence, 1960-1963

Folder 19 - Oil business - correspondence, 1963-1969

Folder 20 - Oil business - correspondence, 1969 - 01

Folder 21 - Oil business - correspondence, 1969 - 02

Folder 22 - Oil business - correspondence, 1970-1972

Folder 23 - Oil business - correspondence, 1971

Folder 24 - CES - accountability

Folder 25 - CES - correspondence, 1967-1970

Folder 26 - CES - Lynn Mack (pr)

Folder 27 - CES - adult education (pr)

Folder 28 - CES - news clippings

Folder 29 - Public relations - hospitals and nursing homes

Folder 30 - Public relations - misc.

Folder 31 - Public relations - Sidney Kraus

Box 04 - Legislature - Transportation, 1953-1972

Folder 01 - Transportation - highway dept., 1953-1961

Folder 02 - Transportation - highway commission - correspondence

Folder 03 - Transportation - highway commission - pamphlets and maps

Folder 04 - Transportation - highway commission - Data, 1965-1968

Folder 05 - Transportation - vehicle inspection, correspondence, documents and pamphlets

Folder 06 - Transportation - motor vehicle law - other states (Iowa, Mississippi)

Folder 07 - Transportation - traffic safety

Folder 08 - Transportation - regional trans and econ development

Folder 09 - Legislative council - redistricting notice, 1967-1969 April

Folder 10 - Legislative council, 1969 May

Folder 11 - Legislative council - roster, 1969 June-July

Folder 12 - Legislative council,1969 August - September

Folder 13 - Legislative council advertisement org system, 1969, Oct. - Dec., or No Date

Folder 14 - Legislative council, 1970

Folder 15 - Legislative council - revenue forecast, 1970, Dec 4

Folder 16 - Legislative council - legislative process, 1970

Folder 17 - Legislative council, 1971, Feb. - 1972, Aug

Folder 18 - Legislative council - fiscal analysis, 1970

Folder 19 - Legislative council - a legislator’s handbook, 1969

Folder 20 - Legislative council - committees directory, 1967- 1968

Folder 21 - Legislature, 1950s

Folder 22 - Legislature, 1967

Folder 23 - Legislative - veto of salary bill, 1969

Folder 24 - Legislative - printing

Folder 25 - Legislative - Little Calument river, 1969

Folder 26 - Legislative - judicial reform, 1968

Folder 27 - Legislative - pollution

Folder 28 - Legislative - real estate, 1968

Folder 29 - Legislative - registration law, 1968

Folder 30 - Legislative - property assessment act, 1969

Folder 31 - Legislative - executive - reorganization, 1968

Folder 32 - Legislature - primer on public finance, 1960-1971

Folder 33 - Legislature - senate - motions, 1965

Folder 34 - Legislature - state personnel

Folder 35 - Legislature - rules and procedures, 1970

Folder 36 - Legislature - labor and auto safety

Folder 37 - Legislature - misc, 1971, 1972

Folder 38 - Legislature - banking and the legislature, 1971

Folder 39 - Legislature - leg. report, 1971 session

Folder 40 - Legislature - here is your Indiana govt, 1963-1964

Folder 41 - Legislature - standing rules and orders

Box 05 - Reports and Personnel, 1960-1972

Folder 01 - Personal - notebooks, 1968

Folder 02 - Personal - notes - 21970

Folder 03 - Personal - receipts, 1967,1970

Folder 04 - Personal - receipts, 1968-1972

Folder 05 - Personal - insurance 1970s

Folder 06 - Personal - columbia club 1969

Folder 07 - Personal - retirement, titles, IRS, Blue Shield 1962-1969

Folder 08 - Personal - contracts and stationary 1971

Folder 09 - Personal - booklets - advertisements, 1969-1971

Folder 10 - Personal - misc

Folder 11 - Personal - GQ Feb, 1971

Folder 12 - Personal - trading stamps

Folder 13 - Army stationary

Folder 14 - Reports - misc, 1964

Folder 15 - Reports - misc, 1971

Folder 16 - Reports - public law reform - parole laws, 1972 - 01

Folder 17 - Reports - public law reform - parole laws, 1972 - 02

Folder 18 - Reports - Indiana, an economic perspective

Folder 19 - Reports - equitable group annuities, 1968

Folder 20 - Reports - mental retardation, chapters 1-10, 1972

Folder 21 - Reports - mental retardation, appendices

Folder 22 - Reports - U.S pop census, Indiana, 1960

Item 01 - Class specifications for the non-merit service, 1962

Box 06 - Miscellaneous, 1967-1971

Folder 01 - Chemicals - correspondence and data, 1969

Folder 02 - Chemicals - notes and ledger, 1971

Folder 03 - Chemicals - advertising

Folder 04 - Public issues - water/environment, 1970

Folder 05 - Public issues - welfare, 1971

Folder 06 - Public issues - mental health

Folder 07 - Public issues - misc., 1969

Folder 08 - Public committee, 1970 - 01

Folder 09 - Public committee, 1970 - 02

Folder 10 - Legal reappointment, 1967

Folder 11 - Legal reappointment, maps, news clippings, 1969

Folder 12 - Testimonial, correspondence and program, 1971

Folder 13 - Testimonial - contributions, 1971

Folder 14 - Testimonial - receipts and clippings, 1971

Folder 15 - Medical education - reports, clippings, letters, 1966

Folder 16 - Medical education - bills

Folder 17 - State police, 1968-1969

Folder 18 - Lakes, 1964, 1970

Folder 19 - Lake county, 1968

Folder 20 - Lake county, 1969-1971

Folder 21 - State budget, 1969

Folder 22 - State budget - bills, 1969

Folder 23 - State budget - appropriations bill

Folder 24 - County and township officials and resolution, 1968

Folder 25 - Here’s the issue, 1969

Folder 26 - Here’s the issue, 1969-1970

Folder 27 - Cooperative rural electrification

Folder 28 - Legislation

Folder 29 - Fund raising, 1969

Folder 30 - Medical education

Folder 31 - Speeches, 1961-1970

Folder 32 - Business, Indiana manufacturing industry

Folder 33 - Real estate and count cases, 1969,1971

Folder 34 - State auditor, 1970, 1971

Folder 35 - Veto, 1967, 1971

Folder 36 - Beauty school, 1970

Folder 37 - Nurses, 1968

Folder 38 -Government affairs portfolio

Folder 39 - Personal misc healthcare, advertisements

Folder 40 - Regional profile booklets, 1966

Folder 41 - Gulf cruise brigade bureau

Folder 42 - Personal recipes

Folder 43 - Photos

Folder 44 - Photos

Box 07 - Newspaper Clippings, 1956-1969

Folder 01 - Newspaper clippings, 1956

Folder 02 - Newspaper clippings, 1960

Folder 03 - Newspaper and clippings, 1960

Folder 04 - Newspaper clippings, 1961

Folder 05 - Newspaper clippings, 1962

Folder 06 - Newspaper clippings, 1963

Folder 07 - Newspaper clippings, 1964

Folder 08 - Newspaper clippings, 1965

Folder 09 - Newspaper and clippings, 1965

Folder 10 - Newspaper clippings, 1966

Folder 11 - Newspaper and clippings, 1966 - 01

Folder 12 - Newspaper and clippings, 1966 - 02

Folder 13 - Newspaper clippings, 1967 - 01

Folder 14 - Newspaper clippings, 1967 - 02

Folder 15 - Newspaper and clippings, 1967

Folder 16 - Newspaper and clippings, 1968

Folder 17 - Newspaper clippings, 1968

Folder 18 - Newspaper clippings, 1969 - 01

Folder 19 - Newspaper clippings, 1969 - 02

Folder 20 - Newspaper clippings, 1969 - 03

Folder 21 - Newspaper and clippings, 1969

Box 08 Newspapers, 1970-1973

Folder 01 - Newspaper clippings, 1970

Folder 02 - Newspaper clippings, 1971 - 01

Folder 03 - Newspaper clippings, 1971 - 02

Folder 04 - Newspaper clippings, 1972

Folder 05 - Newspaper and clippings, 1972 - 01

Folder 06 - Newspaper and clippings, 1972 - 02

Folder 07 - Newspaper and clippings, 1972 - 03

Folder 08 - Newspaper and clippings, 1972 - 04

Folder 09 - Newspaper and clippings, 1972 - 05

Folder 10 - Newspaper clippings, 1973

Folder 11 - Newspaper and clippings, 1973 - 01

Folder 12 - Newspaper and clippings, 1973 - 02

Folder 13 - Newspaper clippings, 1974

Folder 14 - Newspaper clippings, 1975

Folder 15 - Newspaper and clippings, 1975

Folder 16 - Newspaper clippings, 1976

Folder 17 - Newspaper and clippings - undated

Folder 18 - Newspaper clippings - JFK clippings

Folder 19 - Newspaper clippings - undated - 01

Folder 20 - Newspaper clippings - undated - 02

Folder 21 - Newspaper clippings - personal notes

Folder 22 - Newspaper clippings - obituary

Box 09 - Legislative Service, 1959-1969

Folder 01 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - legislative calendars, 1959

Folder 02 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - personal files, 1959

Folder 03 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - senate files, 1959

Folder 04 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - house bills, 1959

Folder 05 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - daily action, 1959

Folder 06 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - bill analysis, 1959

Folder 07 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - bulletins, 1959

Folder 08 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - legislative calendars, 1967

Folder 09 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - personal files, 1967

Folder 10 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - senate files, 1967

Folder 11 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - house bills, 1967

Folder 12 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - daily action, 1967

Folder 13 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - bill analysis, 1967

Folder 14 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - bulletins, 1967

Folder 15 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - legislative calendars, 1969

Folder 16 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - personal files, 1969

Folder 17 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - senate files, 1969

Folder 18 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - house bills, 1969

Folder 19 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - daily action, 1969

Folder 20 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - bill analysis, 1969

Folder 21 - Legislative service - chamber of commerce - bulletins, 1969

Box 10 - Oversized Artifacts, 1970s

Item 01 - Best western travel guide, 1970

Item 02 - Stamp for the county store

Item 03 - Matt Welsh election poster

Item 04 - 25th amendment poster

Item 05 - Analysis of proposed distribution formula

Item 06 - Eugene Bainbridge JFK scrapbook

Box 11 Taxes and Bills, 1965-1972

Folder 01 - Bills, misc.

Folder 02 - Bills, tax

Folder 03 - Tax committee - 01

Folder 04 - Tax committee - 02

Folder 05 - Zoning

Folder 06 - Business

Folder 07 - State personnel

Folder 08 - Schools

Folder 09 - Schools, 1965

Folder 10 - Legislator - bills, 1971

Folder 11 - Bills, medical centers and personnel

Folder 12 - Law courts

Folder 13 - Policy

Folder 14 - Voter registration

Folder 15 - Bills - courts, small claims

Folder 16 - Bills, insurance

Folder 17 - Public office

Folder 18 - Personnel

Folder 19 - Enumeration

Folder 20 - Salaries, 1961

Folder 21 - Veto power

Folder 22 - Bills - commerce

Folder 23 - Bills - retirement, police and fire

Folder 24 - Bills colleges and universities

Folder 25 - Bills, transportation

Folder 26 - Bills, public welfare

Folder 27 - Tax - correspondence, 1966-1967

Folder 28 - Tax - correspondence, 1968-1972

Folder 29 - Tax - California exemption

Folder 30 - Tax - reports, financial structure, 1964, March-August

Folder 31 - Tax - reports, 1964, Sept- Dec

Folder 32 - Tax - reports, 1965-1966

Folder 33 - Tax - reports, 1966, Feb sand September

Folder 34 - Tax reports, 1966-1967

Folder 35 - Tax reports, 1970-1971

Folder 36 - Tax data

Folder 37 - Tax issues, 1970-1971

Folder 38 - Tax bills

Folder 39 - Tax commissions, 1970

Folder 40 - Tax - state and local

Folder 41 - Tax - school finance

Box 12 - Schools, 1963-1973

Folder 01 - Schools - non public - general info

Folder 02 - Schools - scholarship commission

Folder 03 - Schools - non public - transportation, 1965-1966

Folder 04 - Schools - non public - transportation minutes, 1965-1966

Folder 05 - Schools - non public - correspondence, 1966-1969

Folder 06 - Schools - non public - clergy

Folder 07 - Schools - finance - correspondences

Folder 08 - Schools - finance - reports and fact sheets

Folder 09 - Schools - teacher retirement - bills

Folder 10 - Schools - teacher retirement - reports

Folder 11 - Schools - teacher retirement - correspondence

Folder 12 - Schools - vocational, 1969 - 01

Folder 13 - Schools - vocational, 1969 - 02

Folder 14 - Schools - Munster High School, school laws, 1967

Folder 15 - Schools - booklets, advertisements

Folder 16 - Schools - bills, 1969

Folder 17 - Schools - university news clippings, 1967

Folder 18 - Schools - public school news clippings, 1971

Folder 19 - Schools - state universities announcements and booklets

Folder 20 - Schools - student demonstrations pamphlets and documents

Folder 21 - Schools - Purdue University - legislative assembly , 1969-1970

Folder 22 - Schools - Purdue University - legislative assembly , 1972-1973

Folder 23 - Schools - Purdue University - correspondence, 1963-1969

Folder 24 - Schools - Purdue University - correspondence, 1968-1969

Folder 25 - Schools - student congress

Folder 26 - Schools - plan for postsecondary education, phase 1, vol 1

Folder 27 - Schools - plan for postsecondary education, phase 1, vol 2

Folder 28 - Schools - med center study council, 1966

Folder 29 - Schools - public education management survey 1972

Folder 30 - Precinct map district 1-24

Folder 31 - Precinct map district 25-50

Folder 32 - Service station records, blank

Folder 33 - Stickers and templates

Folder 34 - Column or pad

Folder 35 - Indianapolis Museum of Art recent accessions book, 1966-1972

Folder 36 - Account book

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2002/11/30 by J.J. Dickens. EAD finding aid created 2016/01/27 by Patrick Ridout.
Title
Eugene Bainbridge papers
Status
Legacy
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.
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